Lane Tech High School officials said a new early lunch period is in response to an influx of new students. Image courtesy of CPS

Lane Tech Defends Its Early Lunch Hour — And Other CPS Kids Eating Lunch As Early As 9:15 Some Days

An increase in students at other Chicago high schools, like William Howard Taft High School, have led to lunch periods that begin before 10 a.m.

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Denying Rumors, Rahm Says He Won’t Appoint Interim 20th Ward Alderman To Replace Disgraced Cochran Before Election

Rumors that the mayor might make a last-minute appointment to fill Ald. Willie Cochran's vacant seat prompted one concerned citizen to start a petition.

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Would Lincoln Yards, The 78 Subsidies ‘Deepen Inequity’ In Chicago? Coalition Calls For Study Before Vote

The area between Bucktown and Lincoln Park slated to become Lincoln Yards is “hardly blighted and not in need of a city subsidy," one pastor said.

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Police Union Wants Feds To Investigate Kim Foxx Over Smollett Investigation

"I don't think justice was done here today," union President Kevin Graham said.